Huckleberry Lemon Sherbet

Nothing says summer better than huckleberry ice cream and/or sherbet! I found this wonderful recipe on the Edible Communities website — and just had to share it! Huckleberry Lemon Sherbet Category: ~Huckleberry Sweets Ingredients For the Huckleberry Puree 1 lb huckleberries (450g ) For the Sherbet 1 cup Huckleberry Puree (200g) ½ cup Buttermilk (100g) […]

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Huckleberry Vodka Lemonade

Huckleberries make delicious and  refreshing drinks.  Huckleberry and lemonade go together wonderfully …. but what happens when you add vodka?  You create a tasty adult drink. I have two recipes you can try.  The first is from my own home state of Idaho (where they grow and make these best huckleberry products!!) Huckleberry Vodka Lemonade […]

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How to Make Homemade Huckleberry Milk Shakes

Huckleberries are wonderful and versatile little berries that work well in many different savory dishes and delectable desserts. One of my favorite huckleberry deserts is huckleberry milk shakes.  Creamy ice cream matched with huckleberries creates a wonderfully refreshing dessert that you can drink! If you still have frozen huckleberries in your freezer, here is a […]

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Huckleberry BBQ Sauce goes wild!

If you are a Huckleberry BBQ sauce lover, we have a deal for you! For the first time ever, Tastes of Idaho is offering a whopping half gallon – 64 oz. bottle – of Gem Berry’s award-winning, original huckleberry barbecue sauce.  Gem Berry’s kitchen put out a limited supply of these ‘party-sized’ bottles.  If you […]

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Fun Facts About Huckleberries

I recently ran across a website that lists obscure facts about different plants and animals. This month they published 23 Fun And Interesting Facts About Huckleberry.  I’d like to share a few here: 1. The name “huckleberry” is a North American variation of the English dialectal name variously called “hurtleberry” or “whortleberry” for the bilberry…. […]

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Huckleberry Hand Pies

Huckleberry treats are so much fun when you can make them with a group of kids and/or adults. Huckleberry Hand Pies are a perfect recipe for a group project! Huckleberry Hand Pies Category: ~Huckleberry Baked Desserts, ~Huckleberry Pie Ingredients All Butter Vodka Dough (Click link for recipe) FILLING 3 cups huckleberries Zest and juice of […]

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Newly Expanded Huckleberry Cookbook

Our favorite, Huckleberry Cookbook, 2nd edition, is available for purchase and featured on our website’s resource page.   This eye-catching cookbook is offered in a “smaller” format, about 6″ wide and 7″ tall. Just a light sampling of the great recipes in this book, along with OLD STANDBYs’ like huckleberry jam, pancakes, ice cream, and […]

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Martha Stewart’s Cast-Iron Huckleberry Cobbler

Even Martha Steward appreciates the special tastes and uses for wild huckleberries.  She says it’s the cornmeal that makes this recipe special!! See her wonderful recipe below: Martha Stewart’s Cast-Iron Huckleberry Cobbler Category: ~Huckleberry Buckle/Cobbler/Crisp Ingredients 1 stick unsalted butter 3 cups frozen huckleberries, thawed 1 cup sugar, plus 2 tablespoons 1 cup unbleached all-purpose […]

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Huckleberry Coffee Cake

Winter time, when the days are short and cold, seems the ideal time to take some of those fresh picked huckleberries out of the freezer and whip up this Huckleberry Coffee Cake. Huckleberry Coffee Cake Category: ~Huckleberry Baked Desserts Ingredients 1⁄4 cup stick butter or margarine, softened 8 ounce package fat free cream cheese (Author […]

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